Jenner Can't Rep Cablevision In Verizon Suit, Judge Affirms

Law360, Los Angeles (November 2, 2011, 7:51 PM EDT) -- A New York federal judge on Monday affirmed a magistrate judge’s order disqualifying Jenner & Block LLP from representing Cablevision Systems Corp. subsidiaries in a suit accusing a Verizon Communications Inc. unit of refusing to pay contractual and tariffed rates for network access.

U.S. District Judge Carol Bagley Amon rejected Cablevision’s request to overturn the Aug. 30 order, finding that Magistrate Judge Joan M. Azrack did not commit a legal error when she granted Verizon’s motion to disqualify the law firm, which represented Verizon’s predecessor MCI...
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